Maybe you got a jump on seasonal shopping this year and picked up presents for the family super early. Relieved, you thought you could sit back and relax until it’s time to ring in the new year. Then you realized that Secret Santa exchange is still looming. And you need something that says “thanks for your hard work” for your postal carrier. And a little surprise for the friend who’s been there for you all year. And…and…and… Your holiday list may be an unexpectedly long one, but that doesn’t mean you have to go over your budget. This collection of great gifts for $25 (or less!) is sure to help you get a handle on that holiday shopping (for real this time).
This hand-carved wise guy isn’t just cute, he also provides a convenient place to store specs.
Each of these letterpress prints by Kristen Ley celebrates state pride–and pretty flowers. They even come with a lovely little pack of seeds so your giftee can grow the real deal.
Fresh-popped popcorn in minutes doesn’t have to come from a flat-packed pouch. This gadget makes regular kernels into snackable, fluffy popcorn sans stovetop (butter or oil optional!).
Let’s taco ’bout how adorable these socks are. The person you gift them to certainly will!
Ever been all snuggly in bed or curled up on the couch and realized that book you were about to dive into was waaay across the room? Your giftee probably has, too. Next time, it can be right by their side.
Available in Mountain Sunset featuring Rumi’s inspirational quote, “Only from the heart can you touch the sky” and Birds on Wire singing the sweet words of Walt Whitman, “The strongest and sweetest songs yet remain to be sung” these candles make great gifts for fans of motivational words of wisdom.
If their city rocks, and they like whiskey on the rocks, this glass just might be their new favorite gift.
Looking for a gift with a personal touch? Fill this out with an alphabet of admiration for your true love. We bet you won’t even need to stand under the mistletoe to get a thank you kiss!
Sometimes looking for a great gift is tricky. Other times, that little gem is right under your nose. Really… these scented candles melt to reveal pretty little stones!
Because they have a great big heart that holds so much.
The spice lover in your life will get a kick out of this handcrafted, preservative-free treat for their tastebuds.
OK, so, we could make a corny joke here. But we won’t.
Need a gift for someone who helps you see things from another point of view?
Show your favorite foodie that you’re on a roll with the gifting this year.
Give your pet (or the pet parent in your life) the gift of a hassle-free bath time.
Not everyone has room for a whole garden. Or even a whole window box, actually. This set of four soon-to-be herb plants offers a solution to the gardener with no room to grow.
Their favorite whiskey is aged 12 years? Impressive! What’s more impressive? The rock base (that doubles as a drink chiller) this glass sits in is aged about 2.8 billion years.
Even the most zen yogi on your list will exclaim “Om-G!” when they open this gift.
Cordless, convienient, and oh-so-cute, this bright little jar makes a great gift for someone who’s both design-savvy and eco-concious.
Attorney-turned-artist Alyson Thomas’ original illustrations on these glasses make the classic brunch cocktail even better.
While the containers aren’t included, we doubt your giftee will have a problem with having to enjoy a few bottles of wine before putting this little hydroponic garden into action.
The workout enthusiast on your list will get worked-up when they open this clever wallet-meets-waterbottle + phone case. They might even have to run a few laps to burn off all that excitement!
Cocktail coinnesseurs don’t have to study to the mystical to love this tarot deck. Each card features a delicious drink recipe on the back and a fun, tarot-inspired illustration on the front.
People often use words like decadent, indulgent, and even sinfully good to describe chocolate. That seems fitting, considering this gift is just waiting to get gobbled up by someone who’s been naughty this year.
What’s more magical than a unicorn? We don’t know. We’re puzzled!